Centara Hotels and Resorts is dedicated to providing exceptional service in unique and sophisticated environments. As a Thai hospitality management and holding company it places a strong emphasis on providing Thai-influenced hospitality and its inimitably warm and gracious service style across all of its brands, whilst embracing, and maintaining a sense of place in, the local environment of each property and resort. Centara has a dynamic portfolio with a mix of resorts and city centre hotels. Currently, there are a total of 66 properties in the domestic and international Centara portfolio, 36 in operation and 30 under development. Operation properties will be opening in year 2017, Centara Grand West Bay Hotel Doha in Qatar, Centara Muscat Hotel in Oman and COSI Samui Chaweng. Centara expect to have more hotels operating in the Maldives by early 2018 and next year will also see the opening of its first resort in China with the 237 room Centara Resort Zhaoqing. This will be followed in 2019 by Centara Villas Zhaoqing. Finally, Centara Grand Beach Resort Jin Tai Hainan will be a new five-star family resort, opening in 2019.
A cocktail party at the Poolside Garden started the evening with a special Hawaiian dance by Centra Maris team and fire dance by Thai Destination. A Thank you speech by Chaiphun Thongsuthum, general manager Centra by Centara Maris Resort Jomtien and Austin Robinson, corporate director operation at East Coast Thailand, ended the party.
Centara Hotels and Resorts hold their annual award’s night and it’s the first time Centra by Centara Maris Resort Jomtien was selected as this year’s venue. The event presented five winners for the year 2017 by selected by People Development Committee of Corporate Office.